Jar

Egyptian


Object Place: Roman(?)

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 10.3 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.272

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bag shaped vessel with caronation point near wide base, ridge near rim. Top broken off. Orange slip.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna), House E. 1903-1904: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; 1905, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription